NPR is 'disguised' NRC: Chidambaram

Kolkata |Saturday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST

Describing the National Population Register (NPR) process as a "disguised" National Register of Citizens (NRC) exercise, senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Saturday said his party would not allo

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Support for CAA, NRC on wedding card in UP

Sambhal |Friday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

A couple in the Sambhal has found a unique way to express their support for the implementation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

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Bengal youth stabs self; family says was worried about NRC (Lead, superseding earlier story)

Kolkata |Friday, 2020 7:45:07 PM IST

A 34-year-old youth in West Bengal's Contai sub-division has stabbed himself multiple times in a suicide attempt. His family members on Friday claimed he was worried about the fall-out of a possible

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Goa Jesuit chief says CAA-NRC can be abused in state

Panaji |Thursday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

In his first outright critique of the Citizenship Amendment Act and the National Register of Citizens by the Goa Church, the head of the Jesuit Mission in Goa, Fr. Roland Coelho, has called for opposi

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CAA, NRC protest: Goa NDA ally resigns from govt body

Panaji |Wednesday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

Vice chairperson of the Goa government's State Minorities Finance and Development Corporation and president of the women's wing of the Goa Forward party, Ashma Sayed, on Wednesday, resigned from the p

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Plea filed in SC challenging NRC

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2020 3:45:05 AM IST

A Maharashtra-based NGO, the Minority Front, has moved a plea in the Supreme Court challenging the July 31, 2019, notification on the National Population Register.

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Sonia says PM misled the nation on CAA, NPR, NRC

New Delhi |Monday, 2020 10:45:05 PM IST

Congres president Sonia Gandhi has said that the Prime Minister and home minister has misled the nation on the Citizenship Amendment Act and the government has let loose a reign of oppression, spreadi

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No question of NRC in Bihar: Nitish

Patna |Monday, 2020 10:15:05 PM IST

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has reiterated that there is no question or any need to implement National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Bihar, though he said he is open to debate on the issue.

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Prashant Kishor thanks Congress for stand on CAA, NRC

New Delhi |Sunday, 2020 6:15:05 PM IST

Political strategist Prashant Kishor, who was the man behind Narendra Modi's successful election campaign in 2014, on Sunday supported Congress' anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA and National Re

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Student protests, CAA & NRC to dominate CWC meet

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 6:45:05 PM IST

The Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting slated for Saturday later here will see most of the discussion focussed on JNU-Jamia unrest and the ongoing protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act

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Govt hastening to cover its tracks on NRC: Tharoor (Lead)

N0ew Delhi |Saturday, 2020 1:15:05 AM IST

Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor on Friday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah for retracting their stand on the National Register of

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